Headlines Tagged with Teen Smoking/Youth — 34,236 headlines found
Carol Reeves, executive director of Greenville Family Partnership, said many youths who never smoked before are using e-cigarettes. "They think it's cool and pleasurable. And they love the term 'vaping.' There's a whole culture around it," she said. "Wi
Dec 11, 2013 Greenville (SC) News
added Dec 11, 2013 15:33
will launch a public health campaign unlike any the federal government has ever attempted. Slick, data-driven and well-funded, the effort could cost up to $600 million over the next five years, all of it paid for by the tobacco industry under a 2009 law.
Dec 9, 2013 The Washington Post
added Dec 11, 2013 15:29
Adirondack Tobacco Free Network is looking to reduce tobacco's attractiveness to children through several initiatives. Kendra Gertsch, senior public health educator for the network, told Essex County supervisors at a committee meeting Tuesday that she ho
Dec 11, 2013 Adirondack Daily Enterprise (Saranac Lake, NY)
added Dec 11, 2013 14:25
TSE is highly prevalent among children undergoing lead screening, and exposure levels are greater among Black children and children on Medicaid. TSE may contribute to lead exposure. Concurrent lead screening and biological screening for TSE may be a feasi
Dec 1, 2013 American Journal of Public Health
added Dec 11, 2013 14:19
Players from the New Orleans Pelicans and the New Orleans Saints on Tuesday visited Arthur Ashe Elementary School as part of Tobacco Free Week to talk to students about the significance of living tobacco-free and how to overcome peer pressure.
Dec 10, 2013 NBA.com
added Dec 11, 2013 02:19
"Parents should be aware that youth who watch PG-13 movies will be exposed to characters whose violence is linked to other more common behaviors, such as alcohol and sex, and that they should consider whether they want their children exposed to that infl
Dec 9, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 10, 2013 17:33
I saw their dry coughs and shortness of breath ... One day the faces of today’s young smokers will be contorted by such suffering. I curse the shops who sell them cigarettes and the tobacco companies who make these vile products.
Dec 10, 2013 Birmingham Mail (uk)
added Dec 10, 2013 17:15
Wearing the black hats, according to the mayor, are Big Tobacco, its high-powered lobbyists and the aldermen who are falling prey to their arguments that e-cigarettes are not dangerous and merely a tool that adults use to quit smoking. Emanuel portrayed
Dec 10, 2013 Chicago Sun-Times
added Dec 10, 2013 15:31
[Kentucky] Kosair Children’s Hospital reports a large increase in e-cigarette calls to poison control
has received 39 calls about e-cigarettes so far this year, a 333 percent increase from nine calls received in 2012. Nationally, poison control centers have seen a 161 percent increase in calls from people with concerns about these devices. With sales of e
Dec 10, 2013 KyForward
added Dec 10, 2013 15:22
Fewer high school students across the U.S. started drinking alcohol, smoking cigarettes, committing crimes and engaging in violence before graduation when their towns used the Communities That Care prevention system during the teens’ middle school years.
Dec 9, 2013 University of Washington
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